Four teenagers appear in court in following Weston-super-Mare assault

Avon and Somerset Constabulary.

Avon and Somerset Constabulary. - Credit: Avon and Somerset Constabulary.

Four teenage girls appeared at North Somerset Youth Court yesterday (Tuesday) charged with the assault of a 14-year-old girl.

Police cordon at the triangle play-area off Moor Lane Worle.

Police cordon at the triangle play-area off Moor Lane Worle. - Credit: Archant

Three girls aged 14 and one girl aged 15 – who cannot be named for legal reasons – appeared in court charged with assault following an incident in Triangle Park, off Moor Lane, on Sunday evening.

The incident left the girl – who also cannot be named – requiring hospital treatment, but she returned home on Monday.

All four of the teenagers charged with the assault have been released on bail.

* For more on this story pick up a copy of the Mercury tomorrow (Thursday).


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